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National Diaper Need Awareness Week Aims to Spread Awareness and Education Around Diaper Need in the U.S., Which Affects 1 in 3 Families

Kimberly-Clark’s North America Huggies® Brand and the National Diaper Bank Network share the alarming stats and reality around diaper need in America and how to help end diaper need in your community
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This week kicks off National Diaper Need Awareness Week, which was created in 2012 by the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) and the Kimberly-Clark North America Huggies® Brand, as a way to draw attention to the issue of diaper need in the United States.

FedEx Works Alongside Local Food Banks to Help Fight Hunger

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The coronavirus pandemic has worsened the already dire problem of hunger in America. Prior to 2020, approximately 35 million Americans experienced food insecurity each year, but new research from the Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University found that one in four individuals across America now face hunger.

Engaging Student Journalists to Promote Health Awareness

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Information is power, helping people to make the right decisions. At Quest, our data reveals insights which empowers better health.  Quest for Health Equity (Q4HE) is also empowering better health by supporting a group of aspiring health journalists.

Healthy NewsWorks (HNW) empowers elementary and middle school students in underserved communities to become researchers, writers, critical thinkers, and confident communicators who advance health understanding and literacy through their factual publications and digital media.

African Research Foundation Partners With International Pharmaceutical Industry to Strengthen Capacity for Health Innovation in Africa

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African research foundation partners with international pharmaceutical industry to strengthen capacity for health innovation in Africa

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African research foundation partners with international pharmaceutical industry to strengthen capacity for health innovation in Africa

Mercy Corps and Xylem - Partnering To Solve Water for Crisis-Affected Communities Around the World

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“I have experienced how it felt when we lost almost everything … so I know how difficult it is for the communities to keep surviving during this difficult year.”

Those are the words of Nurdianto, a Mercy Corps team member from Indonesia. Nurdianto knows what it’s like to lose almost everything. A survivor of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004, he has dedicated his life to partnering with disaster-struck communities to support them in rebuilding their lives.

On World Cancer Research Day, Illumina Highlights the Transformative Power of Genomics

On World Cancer Research Day, two experts share their enthusiasm for the potential of genomic and multiomic data to transform oncology
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Cancer is a devastating disease that is quickly becoming the leading cause of death worldwide. In 2020, there were nearly 10 million cancer deaths around the globe.

FedEx and Red Cross Join to Increase Support for Patients with Sickle Cell

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For as long as she can remember, Jalen Matthews has received regular blood transfusions to treat sickle cell disease—an inherited condition that limits her red blood cells from carrying enough oxygen throughout her body. Though the 24-year-old was diagnosed with the disease at birth, it was not until she suffered a stroke caused by a blood clot at age 11 that blood transfusions became a lifeline to managing her symptoms.

5 Ways Johnson & Johnson Is Working to Improve the Well-Being of the World by 2025

Johnson & Johnson's 2020 Health for Humanity Report details the progress it's made in the past five years in driving sustainable social, environmental and economic change around the globe. Now the company's looking ahead to the next five.
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Improving the health of people around the world requires a mix of heart, science and ingenuity—something Johnson & Johnson, the largest, most broadly based healthcare company in the world, has known since its founding in 1886. Since 2010, the company has used that custom blend of values to set its Health for Humanity Goals every five years.

Biogen Issues First Progress Report of its Signature Healthy Climate, Healthy Lives™ Initiative

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September 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - In 2020, Biogen launched its signature Healthy Climate, Healthy Lives™ initiative, a groundbreaking $250 million, 20-year commitment to address the deeply interrelated issues of climate, health, and equity. Biogen is the first Fortune 500 company to commit to becoming fossil fuel free and established new emissions reduction targets in line with the Science Based Targets initiative, consistent with levels required to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

New Survey Provides Insights Into Drinking Behaviors During the Pandemic

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- Nearly One in Five Respondents 21+ Reported Heavy Drinking* During the 30 Days Prior to the Survey -
 
- Many Respondents Who Reported Heavy Drinking* Weren't Aware of All Treatment Options for Alcohol Dependence -
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- Nearly One in Five Respondents 21+ Reported Heavy Drinking* During the 30 Days Prior to the Survey -
 
- Many Respondents Who Reported Heavy Drinking* Weren't Aware of All Treatment Options for Alcohol Dependence -

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